SHEFFIELD’S Kell Brook is calling on fight fans to help him get revenge for Diego Maradona’s infamous ‘Hand of God’ with his own ‘Hand of Kell’ against Argentinian Hector Saldivia.
He wants messages of support via Twitter @SpecialKBrook using the hashtag #HandOfKell
The 26-year-old says its payback for Maradona’s infamous 1986 unpenalized handball goal against England,
The most inspirational messages will be printed on to a limited edition set of gloves ahead of the latest showdown between England and Argentina. The person who sends the most motivating message, as chosen by Kell, will win the exclusive gloves.
He said: “This is going to be the toughest fight of my career.
“There’s a strong sporting rivalry between England and Argentina and I hope the nation gets behind me.”
VIDEO: Press the play button to watch Kell Brook’s official #HandOfKell video.
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